Apr 162013

Last week I wrote about developing the key for making a great speech: confidence. How to gain that confidence?  Preparation.  And the critical element in preparation is defining your objective.   What do you want to convey in your speech, talk, or conversation?   What is your point of view?  Even if you’re simply relaying information, there should Read more

Apr 092013

You’re making a presentation at a meeting, a pitch for work, or requesting a raise from your boss… What’s most important for success? When I speak to groups or coach individuals, I emphasis the importance of confidence. You need to feel confident when you speak and show that confidence. Fine, you might say, but how Read more

Mar 202013

If you would like to “BECOME A CONFIDENT AND ENGAGING SPEAKER” come to the workshop I am presenting on April 23, 2013 at Watercooler, a coworking space in Tarrytown, NY.  Last year’s program on “HOW TO GRAB YOUR AUDIENCE” proved highly successful for participants who gained the basic tools to make professional presentations with confidence. Read more